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Nutrition Exercise and Health Sciences

Nutrition Minor

This program is designed primarily for those individuals who wish for a more in-depth study of nutrition. This program is intended for use by students with majors in fitness management, family studies, physical education, health education and gerontology. This minor may also be of interest for students in pre-professional programs including pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-veterinary and pre-physical therapy. Courses in this minor may also be used to satisfy requirements in other major programs. The required nutrition courses are:

Required Courses: 
NUTR 240 - Introduction to Foods  2
NUTR 240LAB - Introduction to Foods Lab  2
NUTR 101 - Intro to Human Nutrition  5
NUTR 340 - Management of Food Resources  2
NUTR 340LAB - Management of Food Resources Lab  1
NUTR 345 - Developmental Nutrition  3
NUTR 446 - Sports Nutrition and Weight Control  3
Select either credits4-5
NUTR 346 - Theory and Treatment of Eating Disorders  3
NUTR 348 - Nutrition Interview  1
NUTR 349 - Nutrition and Aging  3
NUTR 447 - Nutrition and Society  3
OR   
NUTR 490 - Cooperative Field Experience  5
  Total Required Credits: 22-23